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The Old Testament

Il vecchio testamento

Directed by Gianfranco Parolini
Italy, 1962
History, Drama, Action

Synopsis

The people of Jerusalem are brutally suppressed by Syrian occupation forces. When the Jews resist, the new governor Apollonius exacts a terrible retribution: his soldiers murder the citizens and ravage the city. The survivors of the massacre flee into the desert, where they plot a counterattack.

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The Old Testament Directed by Gianfranco Parolini